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WB gang rape case: Father of girl meets Prez, demands CBI probe

The family of the 16-year-old girl, who was gang-raped and murdered in West Bengal, on Tuesday met President Pranab Mukherjee demanding stringent punishment for the guilty. The family members met......

I have never really felt 100 per cent American: Jhumpa Lahiri

Unlike her earlier books, which dealt with immigrant angst, Jhumpa Lahiri’s latest novel grew out of stories she heard about the Maoist movement in India, during her childhood. Arthur J Pais......

Our intellectuals are in a state of denial

After 800 odd years of Islamic and British rule, the Indian elite and intellectuals are copybook examples of the Fanon phenomenon: Living, breathing purveyors of a sordid ideology, says Jay......

End of an era in Bengali literature`

Death of Sunil Gangopadhyay marks the end of an era in Bengali literature. He, along with poet late Sakti Chattopadhyay, initiated uninhibited bohemianism in literature. A prolific novelist and......

San Diego museum showcases Nandalal Bose

The San Diego Museum of Art held an exhibition of paintings of Nandalal Bose, the great Indian painter whose major work spanned the first half of the 20th century. The paintings convey aspects of......

Tagore works available for Android users

The task to develop the App took almost three years to be completed by a team of experts including an IIT professor, one from the Indian Statistical Institute, he said. Here's good news for Tagore......

Saradha gone but website remains

The website has the address and contact numbers and email IDs of 69 branch offices of Saradha Group spread across West Bengal, Tripura, Odisha, Assam and New Delhi. The Saradha Group went bust over......

These hotels have a story to tell

Besides being well-known global citizens, what is common between George Bernard Shaw, Irving Stone, Barbara Cartland, Margaret Thatcher, Prince Charles and Jacqueline Onassis? They have all stayed......

Big business and the political process

In the late seventies and early eighties, it was fashionable for business and financial journalists to be mildly left. That fitted in with the prevailing political conviction of the time that Big......

Which was the first car that Ford Motor Company bu

AUTOMOBILES Which was the first car that Ford Motor Company built?According to the data release by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers, car sales surged by 25 per cent in June 2004 over......

Desperately seeking Apu's room

Robert Hirschfield goes looking for the space he made his own from the moment he saw Indian filmmaker Satyajit Ray's Apur Sansar (The World of Apu).'Why have you come to Kolkata?' At two in the......

Ray's son ready for Feluda again

Will filmmaker Sandip Ray's Feluda, the brilliant sleuth -- Sherlock Holmes of Bengal that his father Satyajit Ray created-- be listening to Chinese songs in Hong Kong? Foxed? Don't be. The movie......

Deepa Mehta to settle plagiarism case

It isn't easy being a novelist in an age where plagiarism runs rampant.Legendary Bengali novelist Sunil Gangopadhyay (left) was irked about five years ago when journalist Anuradha Dutt pointed out......

JCT surprise packet of the NFL

As the 11th edition of the National Football League entered the home stretch, it was quite apparent that, barring a disaster, the title was destined to go Dempo Sports Club's way. Indeed, it did,......
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Mamata invites UK to ride its growth story

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has called on the UK to invest in her state stating that backlogs and red tape are gone. In reference to... ...

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Priti Patel

LONDON: Britain's Indian diaspora champion Priti Patel has backed a proposal to nominate Kolkata for a world heritage tag. Hosting Mamata... ...

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Bicentenary of Bengali author today, a year late

KOLKATA: The father of modern Bengali language, in which books are written now, seems to have been relegated to the a mere footnote. Wednesday... ...

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Arabisation of Bangladesh - An Asset, Liability or Threat?

ByTaj Hashmi Visitors to Bangladesh, who enter the country for the first time through the Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport in... ...

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Encroachment, investors' aversion keeping Film Cities in state away from reality

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee's two pet, rather dream projects for construction of Film Cities in Uttarpara and Siliguri now lie in limbo.... ...

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